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Electrical Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #992 (BCR) Grand Forks, ND, United States| Online
With the Electrical Engineering program from University of North Dakota you will help power the world forward with the electrical expertise in aerospace, computer science or biomedical engineering.
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Learn from the best. UND's online electrical engineering program is ranked Top 5 in the nation by several ranking reports year-after-year. If you have a fascination with electricity and its nearly endless applications, the field of electrical engineering is right for you.

Why Study Electrical Engineering at University of North Dakota?

Electrical engineers are integral to creating the components that power our world, today and in the future. It's a fascinating, challenging and rewarding profession that offers many different specialty options, excellent compensation and exceptional opportunity.

With UND's electrical engineering undergraduate program, you'll benefit from a curriculum that provides a strong foundation in the traditional and contemporary areas of electrical engineering, along with opportunities to:

  • Get the hand-on experience that will develop your ability to identify, formulate and solve electrical engineering problems.
  • Learn leadership, communication, multidisciplinary teamwork, entrepreneurial and lifelong learning skills necessary for success in a global marketplace.
  • Gain the problem-solving capabilities and technical skills to practice electrical engineering.


ABET accredited

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Duration description

       4-5 years

  • Credits
    125 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Chemistry
  • Introduction to Electrical Engineering
  • College Composition 
  • Introduction to Digital Electronics
  • University Physics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

  • Minimum required score:


    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.75

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Complete Mandatory Immunizations and TB Screening
  • Send Official Records
  • Apply Online and Pay $35 Application Fee
  • Complete Statement of Financial Responsibility
  • Provide Evidence of English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17998 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17998 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    13498 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13498 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    8999 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8999 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Minnesota Residents $10,079/year

Living costs for Grand Forks

  • 1000 - 2180 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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